WhatsApp is one of the most popularly used instant messaging service worldwide. The app is being used by more than two billion people globally. The meta-owned app undergoes yearly updates that result in the termination of support for older Android and iOS operating systems as well as some old smartphones devices.

According to reports, starting this week, some Android and iPhone devices will no longer support WhatsApp. As from December 31, 2022, WhatsApp will stop providing support for some of the older smartphone models.

Due to the fact that they are using old Android smartphones with outdated operating systems, millions of WhatsApp users will discover that their accounts have been suspended.

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Anyone who believes they could be in luck should try updating there  to the latest Android version available. The only alternative left for the others is to go out and get a new phone.

There are only a few days left in the year 2022, and it’s important to note that starting December 31st, WhatsApp will no longer work on the following devices.

The smartphones listed below will no longer support WhatsApp

Iphones 

  • iPhone 5P
  • iPhone 5c

Android Phones

  • Archos 53 Platinum
  • Grand S Flex ZTE
  • Grand X Quad V987 ZTE
  • HTC Desire 500
  • Huawei Ascend D
  • Huawei Ascend D1
  • Huawei Ascend D2
  • Huawei Ascend G740
  • Huawei Ascend Mate
  • Huawei Ascend P1
  • Quad XL
  • Lenovo A820
  • LG Enact
  • LG Lucid 2
  • LG Optimus 4X HD
  • LG Optimus F3
  • LG Optimus F3Q
  • LG Optimus F5
  • LG Optimus F6
  • LG Optimus F7
  • LG Optimus L2 II
  • LG Optimus L3 II
  • LG Optimus L3 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L4 IIL
  • LG Optimus L4 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L5
  • LG Optimus L5 Dual
  • LG Optimus L5 II
  • LG Optimus L7
  • LG Optimus L7 II
  • LG Optimus L7 II Dual
  • LG Optimus Nitro HD
  • Memo ZTE V956
  • Samsung Galaxy Ace 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Core
  • Samsung Galaxy S2
  • Samsung Galaxy S3 mini
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend II
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite
  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2
  • Sony Xperia Arc S
  • Sony Xperia miro
  • Sony Xperia Neo L
  • Wiko Cink Five
  • Wiko Darknight ZT

If your smartphone is listed above then it’s time to upgrade to a new smartphone device so as not to be entirely cut off from the instant messaging software.

Also, don’t forget to share this article with others to avoid being completely cut off from WhatsApp.

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